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People walk past a part of the wreckage at the scene of the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 plane crash, near the town of Bishoftu, southeast of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

The second Boeing 737 Max crash happened a year ago, here’s what went down, the unanswered questions, and the ongoing fallout.

Here's how the disaster of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 unfolded, and the legacy the second 737 Max crash has left.
Boeing has increasingly embraced automation, but some have pushed back.

The Boeing 737 Max crashes have revived decades-old fears about what happens when airplane computers become more powerful than pilots

The Max took some control from pilots and gave it to computers. People in the industry say they've warned of dangers with this kind of system for years.
Undelivered Boeing 737 Max planes sit idle at a Boeing property in Seattle, Washington, in August 2019.

Boeing’s suspension of 737 Max production is an embarrassing symbol of its hubris trying to rush a troubled plane back into service

Boeing repeatedly picked dates for the 737 Max's return only for them to come and go and for the US air regulator to refuse to back them.
An Ethiopian police officer walks past debris of the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 plane crash in March 2019.

Ethiopian Airlines buried the remains of crash victims — but didn’t give families enough notice to attend the funeral

Families did not have enough notice to make it to the funeral in time, according to reports. The remains were buried at the 737 Max crash site.
An Ethiopian police officer walks past debris of the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 plane crash in March 2019.

A union for 28,000 American Airlines cabin crew has told Boeing’s CEO its members are scared of getting back on the 737 Max

Lori Bassani, who leads the Association of Professional Flight Attendants, wrote to Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg about the 737 Max crisis.
A Lion Air Boeing 737-800 plane prepares to land at the Sukarno-Hatta airport in Tangerang on the outskirts of Jakarta January 30, 2013.

31 pages vanished from the maintenance log of the Lion Air Boeing 737 Max before it crashed, investigators said

Investigators' final report pointed to Boeing's design of the plane as well as compounding errors from Lion Air and the crew on the fatal flight.
Wreckage from Lion Air flight JT 610 lies at the Tanjung Priok port on October 29, 2018 in Jakarta, Indonesia. Lion Air Flight JT 610 crashed shortly after take-off with no sign so far of survivors among the 189 people on board the plane.

The full Lion Air crash report hammers Boeing for design flaws that brought down a 737 Max and killed 189 people

Indonesian investigators pointed to Boeing's plane design, as well as how Lion Air and its pilots responded to its faults, as reasons for the crash.
Boeing 737 MAX airplanes are seen parked on Boeing property near Boeing Field, Washington, in September 2019. The planes have not been delivered to airlines yet as they remain grounded after two fatal crashes.

Boeing profits have fallen 95% this year as the 737 Max crisis shows no sign of slowing

The grounding of the 737 Max after two deadly crashes cost Boeing another $900 million in the third quarter, adding to the billions in total costs.
An Ethiopian police officer walks past debris of the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 plane crash in March 2019.

Boeing left out a 737 Max safety feature linked to its fatal crashes, despite including it on an earlier plane, report claims

The MCAS software relied on just one sensor on the 737 Max. But a military jet used MCAS with multiple sensors, The Wall Street Journal reported.
Samya Stumo and her mother, Nadia Tor, in an undated photo.

‘There was no way that they could’ve survived’: A Boeing 737 Max victim’s mom and brother are demanding justice from the FAA

Samya Stumo was 24 years old when the Boeing 737 Max she was on crashed in Ethiopia. Now her family is demanding justice from the FAA.